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ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ hey! hey honey! hey alan. uh, hey.... i'm bob, we talked at the tax store. i did your taxes. i thought you were a tax expert? today, i'm a master plumber. major tax stores advertise for preparers with "no tax experience necessary." at turbotax, you only get answers from cpas, eas or tax attorneys - all real tax experts. ...than h&r block stores and all other major tax stores district is changing the locks in an effort to protect students. by the end of february classroom doors in the lafayette school district will have newahandles that lock from the inside with a push of a button. the old doors locked only from the outside using a key. school officials say it will improve security in the wake of the sandy hook elementary tragedy ?ie. manti te'o -- >>> manti te'o admits he lied about the hoax even after he found out about the truth. he told katie couric that he enjoyed the feeling he was inspiring other people. >> my story i felt was a guy who in times of hardship and in times of trial really held strong to his faith, held strong to his family. i felt
up a fight in the spring over taxes, spending and the deficit. >>> it appears california will finish the month with a bump in tax revenue. according to the legislative analyst's office, the state is expected to end january $4 billion ahead of projections. the state also set a record on january 16 when the franchise tax board received $2.2 billion in taxes. experts say the excess money may be the result of a combination of state and federal tax changes. >>> government figures released today indicate that union membership in the united states is at its lowest level since the 1930's. the bureau of labor statistics says union labor declined. it's a drop of about 400,000 workers. the losses were spread across both the government and private sectors. >>> a state appeals court has upheld the right of a san jose car dealer to share its tips with other employees. in a unanimous decision, judges from the sixth district court of appeals said they could find nothing in the law that made the practice illegal. it is common in the restaurant business for waiters and waitresses to have to share tips
$4 billion more in tax revenue than expected. january16 turned out to be a record setting day with the franchise tax board receiving $2.2 billion in taxes. mostly from the 6% of filers who pay taxes quarterly. one observer suggests the spike may be from people taking profits ahead of increase in the federal tax rate. >>> governor brown is scheduled to give his third state of the state address tomorrow morning. no word from the staff on what the focus will be. political observers expect the governor to discuss a proposed tunnel to ship water. other topics include education reform, and high speed rail. you can watch the governor's address here on ktvu. it's set to start at 9:00 tomorrow morning. if you are away from your tv, we will be streaming it, on all of our mobile platforms. >>> apple's ceo talks about record revenues today, but warns about a challenging future. >> i just told you about the rainfall around the bay area today. coming up, i'm tracking how much more you can expect on your morning commute. >> but first, right after the break, making music history right here in
spending down and voters who approved proposition 30 raising taxes in november. in his speech browne called for the way education is funds and spending billions on water through that, and the governor called on moving ahead on high speed rail, all this while saying law makers must still be prudent in the future. >> the governor is right. we need to focus on a rainy day fund. we need for focus on paying down debt. >> while he talks fiscal restraint, he talks about the volatility of the budget he just pushed a system of taxs that will make our system this much more volatile. >> the governor pointed out tenuous this balanced budget is. for example decisions by the federal government on healthcare could cost the state of california billions of dollars extra, threatening those surpluses. this evening we will have more on his speech, his plans and reaction. in sacramento, ken pritchett, ktvu channel 2 news. >> the 129th rescue wing is about to embark on a rescue mission. robert joins us with this report. >> reporter: claudine there is expected to be a lot of activity going on here today. most o
lawmakers to avoid a spending spree with the extra tax money approved by voters. katie marzullo is here with more. >> there were strict instructions for the legislature in the speech. the governor said they made a promise to voters to be responsible where their money. that is a promise they are going to keep. republicans are skeptical. >> in the third state of the state address since reclaiming office, governor brown offered words of inspiration. >> this generation has a rendezvous with destiny. we in california have a rendezvous with our own destiny. he praised the legislature cutting billions from the budget while reforming prisons and pensions. he thanks citizens positive embracing the new taxes of proposition 30, money that will not be squandered. >> governing never ends. we have promises to keep. the most important is the one we made to the people if proposition 30 passed we would guard the money jealously temporarily made available. this means living in our means and not spending what we don't have. >> other big topics include progress on the high-speed rail progress, reducing car
for california after convincing voters to pass the tax initiative and erase billions from the budget deficit with help from a democratic supermajority elected to the legislature but republicans will pay close attention. >> i hope he talks how we build up jobs. he has been quiet on that. he certainly has taxed the high income earners again but what about getting the rest of us employed. >> the governor's speech from the chambers is expected to last half an hour. abc7 will carry the governor's state of the state address live from the state capital at 9:00 this morning and it will stream live on abc7news.com. >> later this morning, secretary of defense panetta will formally lit the ban on women serving in combat in the military. some men are concerned about the policy change. >> the u.s. military is about do become fully integrityied. panetta will announce an end to the ban on women serving in combat. >> they have proven time and time again. they will get the recognition that key. >> the move overturns a 1994 rule restricting women from being assigned to the front lines and elite combat divisio
opinion on taxes themselves. nicholson set off a firestorm of controversy when he said he may have to move out of california because of recent hikes in federal and state taxes on the wealthy. when asked about it and the farmers insurance opened in california, he compared his remarks about the mistake he made the 2006 u.s. open. >> it was like when i tried to carve a three iron around the tree and made double bogey and lost the u.s. open. i think i will learn my lesson and take the wedge and get back and play. i made a big mistake talking about the stuff publicly and i should not have done that. >> still asking for a mulligan. he said that his tax rate is over 60 percent in the state. but according to the tax foundation in california tax experts, is closer to 51%. california recently became the state with high as top marginal tax rate banks to boaters passing in november a temporary tax hike on wealthy residents. >> new this morning police searching for a man who kidnapped a 13 year-old girl, i am live on the scene. >> also watching the bay area weather as we clear up this morning. we will
year to try to convince voters to approve a tax hike to deal with california's bumming. well, he successfully succeeded in doing that. so now his clout couldn't be lier and today we expect him to outline his vision on other issues beyond what last year was which was all about taxes and that's going to include as you said education, a big one. he is going to reveal a plan we expect that will offer more money and resources to poorer schools or those student who are more in need than others and also to address public universities to try to compel them to cut costs to students as well as making courses more prevalent online. infrastructure is another big one as he is expected to push for high speed rail and to talk act water issues and trying to build two massive tunnels to move water from northern california to southern california. part of today's state of the state address will be very positive in tone. the governor expected to point out that california is leading the nation in job growth and that the state's credit rating has improved dramaticly over the past several years. last b
and the tax revenue. >> they are moving over here. i guess it will put us on the map. >> abc7 news. >> abc7 news has an entire team heading to the super bowl. they will be joined by abc7 news reporters wayne freedman. we will be tweeting updates at abc7 news bay area. stay with us. we have a lot planned. >> it will be a lot of fun. >>> let's find out about how our weather is shaping up. >> we talked about it at the top and the rain is here. sandhya patel is here. >> you will see wet pavement tomorrow morning. as you look at live doppler 7hd we still have some rain and some showers across the bay area. let's get first to the north bay. from ukiah to clear lake we are seeing rainfall. it is moderate in intensity. it is right around the clear lake area. you can see it here in the yellows. just keep that in mind. we do have a lighter return across the bay area. in the east bay, san leandro and hayward and castro valley and union city is getting some wet roadways right now and down the peninsula lighter showers from san mateo and across 92 and heading down toward belmont and san carlos. we have
embracing the new taxes of proposition 30, money that will not be squandered. >> governing never ends. we have promises to keep. the most important is the one we made to the people if proposition 30 passed we would guard the money jealously temporarily made available. this means living in our means and not spending what we don't have. >> other big topics include progress on the high-speed rail progress, reducing carbon emissions and the need for higher education to reduce costs. >> tuition increases are not the answer. i will not let the students of california become the default financiers of our colleges and universities. [ applause ] >> republicans say it sounded good, if not familiar. they will believe it when they see it. >> he talk about a rainy day fund and fiscal conservative, fewer bills, smaller government, tuition trees, he talked about reform, all ideas we have put out there. the question is: will the reality of seven years match the rhetoric of today? >> governor brown touched on health care. he called for a special session to address issues that need to be decided quickly so
. i think it's something us as tax paying citizens should not have. >> reporter: the broken window theory which says if less serious crimes are not dealt with the overall crime rate will increase. bratton's opponent seemed most concerned of his stop and frisk policy because they fear it will lead to racial profiling. >> you're bringing in somebody very controversial. >> this particular plan not about bill bratton. it's about partnership. >> reporter: i spoke by phone earlier today to bill bratton's wife and she tells me he is in detroit working on a project similar to the one he will be working on here in oakland and, again, raj and jessica, he will be here in oakland in mid-february. monte francis, nbc bay area news. >> okay, thank you, monte. look who is back in town. all the talk might be about the niners right now but the men in teal are back on the ice in san jose. the shortened home season will begin tomorrow. boy, not only shark fans but downtown owners, business owners, they really need this. >> reporter: yeah, you know, jessica, the city is really hoping this brings some l
say he survived and success fully campaigned for a voter approved tax hike and now has a chance to establish a legacy. he is expected to talk about high speed rail and a controversial plan to build tunnels to move water through the delta to the southerland. you can watch right here and we will also stream it on our mobile platforms. >>> they will start at the shark tank and now in san jose where the tension is definitely building. >>> fans here put up a big sharks' banner for everybody to see. >> reporter: tonight there will be a lot of teal and black for everybody to see and they have not played in the last 3 and a half months because owners and players could not come up with a collective bargaining agreement but since the lock out it has now been shortened only a few games and some fans say there are no hard feelings. >> i am not mad about it, it is business because they have to get it right first. they all have to come together and figure out what it is. we are the ones out here waiting and i am not mad but i am excited they are here. >> reporter: the return of the sharks sig
the nearly $200,000 facebook will pay in property taxes. >>> california's senator dianne feinstein wants to reinstate a ban on certain firearmses across the country. she will introduce a bill to ban assault weapons and high capacity ammunition clips. it's co-sponsored by connecticut's democrat in the wake of the sandy hook elementary shooting. it's opposed by the nra. vice president joe biden will continue to discuss gun violence today at 10:45 our time. >>> tough questions for secretary of state hillary clinton on the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. >> this went on for hours yesterday. clinton got angry when a republican senator asked her about allegedly misleading the public. >> with all due respect, the fact is, we had four dead americans. was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one night who decided they would go kill some americans? what difference at this point does it make! it is our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to prevent it from ever happening again, senator. [ banging desk
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a million dollars ove 10 years, not including the $200,000 facebook will pay in property taxes each year. >>> a 13-year-old girl fights off a kidnapper in san jose and escapes. this man tried to grab the teen on 33rd and saint james streets last friday morning. a neighbor's home surveillance video caught the struggle. you can see the victim right there wearing white. she gets snatched from behind and dragged into a dark driveway. police say the girl started screaming and put up a good fight. 14 seconds later she breaks free and ends up running down the street. neighbors like manuel alvez came out. he even got in his car to look for the suspect. >> it wouldn't have been a pretty sight. i would have had do what i had to do and turn him in to the authorities. >> he said he missed the suspect by about a minute. >>> brentwood union school district is under fire for standing behind an abusive teacher. dina holder was convicted of kicking an autistic child two years ago. after it was reported, the district moved her to another school. earlier this month,
taxes retroactively and guaranteed future job losses to add to the millions of californians out of work today. >> reporter: back at the capital the lieutenant governor urged bipartisanship. >> only by risking going too far together can we discover how truly far we can go. >> reporter: as the governor channeled the little engine that could. >> i think i can! and over the mountain the little engine went. we're going to get over that mountain. i have no doubt about it. >> reporter: the governor gave interesting advice to lawmakers rallying against creating new laws. he says we have enough on the books and that is of course after he signed several more himself during last legislative session. anne makovec, cbs 5. >>> surveillance video captured an attempted kidnapping on a camera in a san jose neighborhood this week and now neighbors say they think they know who the suspect is and say he is no stranger to their street. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran now with that story. >> reporter: that surveillance footage was taken from the house behind me but
the next 10 years. that does not include the nearly $200,000 facebook will pay in property taxes. >>> california's senior senator wants to reinstate a ban on certain firearms across the country. today democrat dianne feinstein will introduce a bill to ban assault weapons and high capacity ammunition clips. her bill is co-sponsored by both connecticut democrats in the senate in the wake of the sandy hook school shootings in their state. it's opposed by the nra. >>> some tough questions for secretary of state hillary clinton on the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. >> this went on for hours yesterday. clinton got angry when a republican senator asked her about allegedly misleading the public. here she is. >> with all due respect, the fact is, we had four dead americans! was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one night who decided they would go kill some americans?! what difference at this point does it make! it is our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to prevent it from ever happenin
5. ♪ ♪ ♪ just add water. the everyday collection. by target. she said, "i haven't done my taxes for a few years." call. what's a few? she said, "i think it's eight." she showed up with four file boxes of paperwork. "here, take my stuff and figure it out." i will do that for you. it's a mental challenge. it's a puzzle. but getting you the maximum refund- that's what i'm here for. bring it on. >> abc7 news, good morning, i am eric thomas. the dove brown will deliver the state of the straight address if a little more than an hour. he says the economy is rebounding and is expected to lay out an ambitious and optimistic agenda. well carry the speech live on abc7 and stream it live on abc7news.com starting at 9:00. right now, mike has the forecast. >> the system to the south of live doppler 7 hd is starting to unwind. that mean we will have clouds and upper 30's to low 60's before the next chan of storms later this afternoon. after that, we get a break tomorrow. sue? >> heavy traffic. we have an early accident off on the shoulder but it is slow moving past lucas valley road and north
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